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August 24, 1972 was a Thursday and it was the 237th day of the year 1972. It was the 34th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1972 calendar will be in 2028. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a lunisolar calendar.
The day of the week of your birthday this year was Saturday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 336 days left before your next birthday. You will be 48 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,196 days from the day you were born up to today. If you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 5,732 days or 15.69 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 583 full moons after you were born up to this day. How many of them did you see? The next full moon that you can see will be on October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 2, 2004.
If a dog named Kneesa - a Schnoodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 262 dog years old today. A dog’s first human year is equal to 15 dog years. Dogs age differently depending on breed and size. When you reach the age of 6 Kneesa will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Kneesa will age 5-6 dog years for every human year.
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You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.
- 1924Alyn Ainsworth
- 1924Jimmy Gardner
- 1927Anjali Devi
- 1934Kenny Baker
- 1948Jean Michel Jarre
- 1956Dick Lee
- 1957Jeffrey Daniel
- 1965Marlee Matlin
- 1986Shanthanu Bhagyaraj
View the complete list of August 24 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 24.
- 1552Lavinia Fontana, Italian painter and educator (d. 1614)
- 1916Léo Ferré, Monegasque-Italian singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 1993)
- 1924Jimmy Gardner, English actor (d. 2010)
- 1943John Cipollina, American guitarist (Quicksilver Messenger Service, The Dinosaurs, and Man) (d. 1989)
- 1951Orson Scott Card, American author and critic
- 1954Heini Otto, Dutch footballer, coach, and manager
- 1964Dana Gould, American comedian, actor, and screenwriter
- 1965Brian Rajadurai, Sri Lankan-Canadian cricketer
- 1982José Bosingwa, Portuguese footballer
- 1988Maya Yoshida, Japanese footballer
View the complete list of August 24 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 49 BCJulius Caesar’s general Gaius Scribonius Curio is defeated in the Battle of the Bagradas (49 BC) by the Numidians under Publius Attius Varus and King Juba of Numidia. Curio commits suicide to avoid capture.
- 1200King John of England, signer of the first Magna Carta, marries Isabella of Angoulême in Bordeaux Cathedral.
- 1482The town and castle of Berwick upon Tweed is captured from Scotland by an English army
- 1820Constitutionalist insurrection at Oporto, Portugal.
- 1875Captain Matthew Webb became first person to swim the English Channel
- 1891Thomas Edison patents the motion picture camera.
- 1937Spanish Civil War: Sovereign Council of Asturias and León is proclaimed in Gijón.
- 1954The Communist Control Act goes into effect, outlawing the American Communist Party.
- 1963Buddhist crisis: As a result of the Xá Lợi Pagoda raids, the US State Department cables the United States Embassy, Saigon to encourage Army of the Republic of Vietnam generals to launch a coup against President Ngô Đình Diệm if he did not remove his brother Ngô Đình Nhu.
- 1967Led by Abbie Hoffman, the Youth International Party temporarily disrupts trading at the New York Stock Exchange by throwing dollar bills from the viewing gallery, causing trading to cease as brokers scramble to grab them.
View the complete list of August 24 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24, and 1972 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jay Farrar, Billy Vera, Violent J, Lindsay Duncan, Timothy Spall, Ninón Sevilla, Caitlin Carmichael, Nicole Scherzinger, Shoko Aida, Ami Ishii.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 24 is Virgo ♍ (The Maiden) – a mutable sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Mercury – the planet of communication. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on August 24, 1972.
Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Virgo is carnelian. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 24th August 1972 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 22, 1984. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +116. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 19, 1994. Your incompatibility score is -177. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,866,568,653. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Brandy (You’re a Fine Girl) by Looking Glass as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 26, 1972). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Bulgaria approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor, shoemaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,907,602 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1972. The estimated number of babies born on 24th August 1972 is 333,081. That’s equivalent to 231 babies every minute. Try to imagine if all of them are crying at the same time.
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Jennifer. This name was given to 63,604 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 71,405 times in the year 1972. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 24” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 24, 1972. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 237th day of 1972
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 34th Thursday of 1972
- Next same calendar year: 2028
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 336 days
- Age on next birthday: 48 years old
- Days since birth: 17,196 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,732 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.69 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 583
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 2, 2004
- Age in dog years: 262 dog years old using a Schnoodle breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- Western zodiac sign: Virgo ♍ (The Maiden)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mercury – the planet of communication
- Western zodiac gemstone: Carnelian
- Eastern zodiac animal: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: July 22, 1984 (+116)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 19, 1994 (-177)
- 1972 world population: 3,866,568,653
- Number one song: Brandy (You’re a Fine Girl) by Looking Glass (August 26, 1972)
- Babies born in 1972: 121,907,602
- Babies born in 1972 every day: 333,081
- Babies born in 1972 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,604 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 71,405 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIV.VIII.MCMLXXII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 21, 1902 – Anatole Litvak, Ukrainian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1974); December 18, 1985 – Tara Conner, American model, Miss USA 2006; August 7, 1966 – Kristin Hersh, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Throwing Muses and 50 Foot Wave).
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